Hal David

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Hal David was the recipient of an Academy award for ‘Raindrops keep Fallin’ on My Head’, more than 30 gold records, a Grammy, the NARM Presidential award, the Grammy Trustees award from NARAS, as well as the New York Hero award and the British Ivor Novello award. He was inducted into the Songwriters Hall of Fame and received the coveted Johnny Mercer award. Some of the film scores for which Mr David wrote lyrics are Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid,  Alfie, What’s New Pussycat?, Casino Royale and The Return of the Pink Panther among others. He was the recipient of the Gershwin award from the Library of Congress.